HBO has released yet another one of those amazing animated clips that will be featured in the upcoming Season 2 Blu-ray set of Game of Thrones. This time, we get a history of the Black Brothers of The Night's Watch. After watching this, will you be ready to take the Black?
Narrated by Rose Leslie (Downton Abbey), who plays the wildling Ygritte, this new clip features the fascinating and bloody history of The Night’s Watch from the point of view of the Free Folk.
We also have the complete breakdown of all those animated clips to be found in the Blu-ray set and they are:
Greyjoy Rebellion - three separate tellings by Robb Stark (Richard Madden), Theon Greyjoy (Alfie Allen) and Stannis Baratheon (Stephen Dillane)
Robert’s Rebellion - four separate tellings by Stannis Baratheon, Davos Seaworth (Liam Cunningham), Margaery Tyrell (Natalie Dormer), and Catelyn Stark (Michelle Fairley)
House Tyrell - narrated by Margaery Tyrell
House Greyjoy - narrated by Theon and Yara Greyjoy (Gemma Whelan)
House Clegane - narrated by Sandor Clegane (Rory McCann)
The Free Folk - narrated by Ygritte (Rose Leslie)
The Night’s Watch - narrated by Ygritte
Dragonstone - narrated by Stannis Baratheon
Harrenhal - narrated by Catelyn Stark
The Free Cities - narrated by Jorah Mormont (Iain Glen)
Qarth - narrated by Xaro Xhoan Daxos (Nonso Anozie)
The Drowned God - narrated by Yara Greyjoy
The Alchemist Guild - narrated by Wisdom Hallyne (Roy Dotrice)
The Warlocks - narrated by Xaro Xhoan Daxos
So, are you guys ready to say the words?
“Night gathers, and now my watch begins. It shall not end until my death. I shall take no wife, hold no lands, father no children. I shall wear no crowns and win no glory. I shall live and die at my post. I am the sword in the darkness. I am the watcher on the walls. I am the fire that burns against the cold, the light that brings the dawn, the horn that wakes the sleepers, the shield that guards the realms of men. I pledge my life and honor to the Night's Watch, for this night and all nights to come.”
Winter will be coming again to DVD and Blu-ray on February 19 with the release of Game of Thrones Season 2, while Season 3 will air on HBO on March 31.